Northwestern Oklahoma State University
Profiles 1997-98 1998-99 1999-00 2000-01 2001-02 2002-03 2003-04 2004-05 2005-06 2006-07 2007-08
Annual Headcount
2,571
2,610
2,581
2,616
2,606
2,633
2,731
2,703
2,756
2,594
2,521
Annual FTE
1,526
1,595
1,585
1,683
1,719
1,756
1,818
1,870
1,830
1,706
1,724
% Lower Division
41.8%
42.0%
44.8%
45.2%
44.7%
41.9%
41.7%
40.2%
39.5%
38.6%
42.8%
% Upper Division
44.5%
44.5%
44.2%
44.1%
45.2%
48.6%
48.5%
50.1%
51.3%
52.4%
47.3%
% Graduate Division
13.7%
13.5%
11.0%
10.7%
10.1%
9.6%
9.8%
9.8%
9.2%
9.0%
9.9%
% Professional Division
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
Student Origin
% from Oklahoma
85.6%
86.3%
85.9%
84.8%
84.2%
83.8%
82.6%
81.5%
82.0%
81.1%
81.2%
% from Out-of-State
13.3%
12.7%
13.2%
14.2%
15.0%
14.6%
15.1%
15.8%
15.5%
16.4%
17.2%
% from Out-of-Country
1.1%
1.1%
0.9%
1.0%
0.9%
1.6%
2.3%
2.7%
2.5%
2.5%
1.6%
Full-/Part-Time Status
% Full-Time
64.3%
62.3%
67.0%
69.9%
71.9%
72.8%
73.1%
76.0%
75.5%
60.0%
66.6%
% Part-Time
35.7%
37.7%
33.0%
30.1%
28.1%
27.2%
26.9%
24.0%
24.5%
40.0%
33.4%
Gender
% Male
42.3%
42.3%
44.1%
44.4%
44.3%
41.5%
43.7%
43.5%
39.6%
38.3%
39.5%
% Female
57.7%
57.7%
55.9%
55.6%
55.7%
58.5%
56.3%
56.5%
60.4%
61.7%
60.5%
Race
% Black
3.5%
4.4%
4.3%
3.9%
3.3%
3.6%
3.3%
3.5%
4.1%
3.6%
4.5%
% Native American
3.2%
3.2%
3.5%
4.2%
4.2%
4.1%
3.5%
4.0%
3.7%
4.1%
5.0%
% Asian
0.2%
0.4%
0.5%
0.3%
0.9%
0.2%
0.3%
0.5%
0.8%
0.6%
0.6%
% Hispanic
1.5%
1.4%
1.7%
2.0%
2.2%
2.2%
2.9%
3.0%
3.3%
3.0%
7.0%
% White
90.4%
89.6%
89.1%
88.7%
88.5%
88.2%
87.6%
86.3%
85.6%
86.0%
84.3%
% Nonresident Alien
1.1%
1.1%
0.9%
1.0%
0.9%
1.6%
2.3%
2.7%
2.6%
2.7%
1.8%
Degrees Granted
Certificates
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
Associate Degrees
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
Bachelor's Degrees
262
265
232
269
300
304
340
369
365
381
320
First-Professional Degrees
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
Master's Degrees
50
62
74
52
42
55
45
63
62
55
62
Doctoral Degrees
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
Faculty
113
N/A
128
N/A
126
N/A
152
N/A
151
N/A
148
% Full-Time
71.7%
N/A
66.4%
N/A
73.8%
N/A
55.9%
N/A
57.0%
N/A
60.1%
% Part-Time
28.3%
N/A
33.6%
N/A
26.2%
N/A
44.1%
N/A
43.0%
N/A
39.9%
% of Full-Time Faculty Tenured
34.6%
N/A
36.5%
N/A
37.6%
N/A
35.3%
N/A
36.0%
N/A
33.7%
Staff
193
N/A
148
N/A
156
N/A
192
N/A
267
N/A
176
% Full-Time
86.0%
N/A
88.5%
N/A
85.9%
N/A
68.8%
N/A
86.9%
N/A
81.3%
% Part-Time
14.0%
N/A
11.5%
N/A
14.1%
N/A
31.3%
N/A
13.1%
N/A
18.8%
Brain Gain Outcomes (within-institution performance; associates and bachelor's included as applicable)
Graduation Rate
N/A
31.1%
31.5%
32.1%
28.2%
30.0%
26.6%
31.0%
27.7%
31.0%
35.9%
Retention Rate
N/A
56.4%
58.6%
63.3%
60.2%
62.5%
63.0%
64.9%
61.9%
64.1%
62.3%
Degrees Conferred
N/A
N/A
232
269
300
304
340
369
365
381
320
Source: Unitized Data System (UDS), IPEDS Completions and Fall Staff Surveys. IPEDS Fall Staff Surveys are conducted biennially.